Category Archives: Engagement

Assess and Reflect: Keys to Active Engagement and Improved Achievement

There are two/three assess and reflect outcomes at every grade level in the SK ELA curriculum that deal with monitoring, self-assessing and setting goals for improvement.  Below are examples from grade 1 & 6 AR1.1 Identify what good viewers, listeners, readers, … Continue reading

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Levelled Literacy Instruction Makes a Difference

We are just into our second year of Levelled Literacy Instruction.  Quantitatively, we keep track of results through the progress monitoring feature of our data warehouse.  It allows us to see pre and post benchmark levels as well as see … Continue reading

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Prepare, Practice, Perform, Persist: 4P’s to Successful Engagement & Learning

Most kids want to participate in sport but are often turned off if they perceive they are not “good” at the sport.  PK, a recent grade 12 graduate could have made the choice “to quit” many times.  Throughout his schooling, … Continue reading

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Engagement Relates to Academic Achievement

All Regina Public Schools are administering the Tell Them From Me Survey.  One of the measures in the survey based on student voice deals with engagement.  Student engagement is a “disposition towards learning, working with others and functioning in a … Continue reading

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